Add a Blog Post to Sites

There are multiple routes to add a new Blog post, including Quick Add, directly from the Blog Page or accessing the area in the content. Within your post, you can select if you'd like to associate the blog post with a minister to have the post appear on the corresponding ministry page. You can also select your placement settings to control where on the website your post will be displayed. 

How to Add a Blog Post

    1. Login to your Tithely account and select Sites from the left menu. Or login to your site directly.
    2. Route Option: Quick Add News Post

      From any page on the site, click the Quick Add Menu ' + ' next to the Admin Menu top right of the website, and then click Blog Post in the drop-down.

      Route Option: Add from the Blog Page

      On the events page (/blog) on your website, click on the FAB (edit pencil), which can be found on the top left side of the page.

      Select Add Blog Post.

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    3. Complete the relevant fields.
      • Title + Subtitle
      • Author
      • Associated Program/Ministry

        The associate field allows you to associate an event with a ministry. If associated, the post will display on the corresponding ministry page.

      • Body

        Enter your blog details here.
      • Images
      • Additional options are to insert a YouTube or Vimeo link and upload a file for download.
      • Comments 
        Select if you'd like to enable comments on the blog post and if you'd like to be notified of new comments. 
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      • Placement: News Page, Blocks and Site Wide Alert
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      • Date and time you'd like the post to publish
    4. Click Create Blog Post.

How long will blogs display on Blocks and associated Ministry pages?

Blog posts will display in the Blog Block for 90 days after the published date. Blogs associated with a Ministry will display for 180 days after their publish date.

User Permissions needed to access Sites
Account Owner, Admin, or an Admin profile on the Tithely Site with direct login. Limited Access users will not have site access if permissions are only granted in the Tithely Dashboard. Limited Access users need to also be added to the site directly as an admin. If you have additional questions, please reference this article.

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